Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson Column: Diving into Dahl with my darlings

“Why don’t we pull out the Roald Dahl collection we got a couple years ago?”

Lake Flashback: Red-bellied newt finder found, crime spree and herbicide protests

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Sarah Simpson Column: Other people’s stuff is way cooler than yours

I just saw one of the most memorable events of my childhood…

Lake Flashback: Lady of the Lake, a smack in the face and draft day

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Sarah Simpson column: Talking to the kids about racism

it gave rise to a great discussion in the car on the way to and from the event.

Dancers thank Nourish Cowichan with a little Celtic Rhythm

Judy Hogg’s Celtic Rhythms Dancers put on a show for the volunteers…

North Cowichan/Duncan cop swoops in to rescue hawk

A North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP officer was in the right place at the…

Lake Flashback: Lake days, love for Lexi Bainas, and a lost boy

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Shriners host on-site cookout for Cowichan District Hospital staff

“We just want to give back to them and to give back to the community that supports us so well”

Sarah Simpson Column: We are not getting a hamster (no matter how cute Nugget is)

Together with her daughter, they’ve been carefully crafting and staging photographs featuring Nugget

Black Lives Matter rally draws hundreds in Duncan

“We are one!” shouted emcee Morné Van Niekerk to a crowd of…

Lake Flashback: Camping, drinking, harassment and more

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Sarah Simpson Column: Siblings are the best (and the worst, by default)

If my brother-in-law wanted a walk, he was going to have to work for it.

Mill Bay students holding out hope for a more traditional graduation

Disappointment likely looms, according to a SD79 report

Cowichan grads to have creative graduation ceremonies

All district secondary schools are all at different stages in their planning.

Lake Flashback: Museum preserves future, new hope for a pool, and a murder

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Aquatic Centre renovations starting soon

More space promised for crowded fitness and aquatic areas

Sarah Simpson column: Bigger isn’t always better

One item there was a two-foot-tall candy cane.

RCMP remind drivers of school zone safety as classes resume

Keep your foot off the gas or police might get their hands…

Mill Bay students petition for formal graduation

“We have a few realistic ideas in mind that could provide a safe and healthy grad celebration”